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Oldies but Goodies

Classic rides and artifacts from the Myrtle Beach, SC, Pavilion Amusement Park (which closed in 2006 after 58 years) have found a new home in Myrtle Beach's  "Pavilion Nostalgia Park."

Treasures moved include a 1912-era Herschell-Spillman Carousel and the historic German Baden Band Organ, first exhibited at the World Exposition in Paris in 1900. A year-round attraction, Pavilion Nostalgia Park also features arcade games, carnival food, and a museum. Visit www.pavilionnostalgiapark.com

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Attraction Action in Myrtle Beach, SC

When it comes to dining, shopping, shows and attractions, few destinations rival Myrtle Beach, SC. Nestled along a 60-mile stretch of coastal SC, the destination is home to Broadway at the Beach with its new Pavilion Nostalgia Park (shown at left), a new Hard Rock Park opening in May and Brookgreen Gardens, a popular combination art-nature experience. Editor Susan J. Young looks at a sampling of Attraction Action!
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Big Wheel Keep on Turning!

Orlando is readying for a major new attraction in 2010, the 400-foot-high Great Orlando Wheel -- a sister to the famous London Eye. Forty visitors will board each enclosed capsule for scenic views of central Florida. As the wheel slowly turns, they'll enjoy a bird's eye view of Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort, downtown Orlando and Orlando International Airport. See how the big wheel will turn...
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